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Sri Lanka

Electronic Travel Authorization

Travelers who wish to transit through Sri Lanka require an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). You must get an eTA before your flight. The Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) is an online application. If approved, you'll receive your eTA confirmation electronically. Note: Your eTA is electronically linked to your passport and valid for up to 30 days. When you receive a new passport, you must apply for a new eTA. For all other visas, visit the government site.

Length Of StayTravel PurposeNumber Of Entries
2 daysTRANSIT

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Sri Lanka

Electronic travel authorization

To visit Sri Lanka for Business or Tourism, you require a visa. The Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) is required for visa-exempt visitors entering Sri Lanka. It is an online application. If approved, you'll receive your eTA confirmation electronically. When you arrive in Sri Lanka, border crossing will ask for your passport and check their electronic records to ensure you have the proper visas. Note: Your eTA is electronically linked to your passport and valid for up to 30 days. When you receive a new passport, you must apply for a new eTA. For all other visas, visit the government site.

Length Of StayTravel PurposeNumber Of Entries
30 daysTOURISM

Included Countries

Angola, Albania, Andorra, United Arab Emirates, Argentina, Armenia, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Burundi, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Bulgaria, Bahrain, Bahamas, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Botswana, Central African Republic, Canada, Switzerland, Chile, China, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Colombia, Comoros, Cabo Verde, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Djibouti, Dominica, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Algeria, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Spain, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, Fiji, France, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Gabon, UK - British Citizen, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Croatia, Haiti, Hungary, Indonesia, India, Ireland, Iran, Iraq, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, South Korea, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Morocco, Monaco, Moldova, Madagascar, Mexico, Republic of North Macedonia, Mali, Malta, Myanmar, Montenegro, Mongolia, Mozambique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Malawi, Malaysia, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Nicaragua, Netherlands, Norway, New Zealand, Oman, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Portugal, Paraguay, Qatar, Kosovo, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Sierra Leone, El Salvador, San Marino, Somalia, Serbia, South Sudan, Suriname, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Swaziland, Chad, Togo, Thailand, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, Taiwan, Tanzania, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, United States, Uzbekistan, Holy See, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Venezuela, Vietnam, Vanuatu, Samoa, Yemen, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

Tags: international, land, air, sea, tourism, business,

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